The equation looks simple; the supply of graphite is tightening, while the demand is currently forecast to skyrocket. Tom Revy discusses the market environment in the graphite industry.
A fire has occurred at Syrah Resources’ Balama graphite operation, less than a week since the project received approvals from the Mozambique Government.
Battery Minerals has achieved key milestones at its Montepuez graphite project in Mozambique, with steady progress going across all its construction works.
Syrah Resources’ mining agreement for the Balama graphite operation in Mozambique, Africa has been sanctioned.
Triton Minerals has signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with MCC International Incorporation for the mineral processing facility and infrastructure at the Ancuabe graphite project in Mozambique.
Volt Resources has received the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) certificate from the National Environment Management Council of Tanzania (NEMC) over its Bunyu graphite project.
Diggers & Dealers Mining Forum chairman Nick Giorgetta believes mining’s skills shortage is just years away from being at crisis levels if more Australians aren’t attracted to the industry.
Battery Minerals has released its quarterly report ending June 2018, which details the continued ramp-up of the Montepuez graphite project in Mozambique.
Mineral Resources and Hexagon Resources have launched a feasibility study at their McIntosh graphite joint venture in the East Kimberley, Western Australia.
Triton Minerals has signed a letter of intent with MCC International, the overseas platform of Metallurgical Corporation of China, for an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract at Triton’s Ancuabe graphite project in Mozambique.
MinRes has finalised the first stage of concept design for its proposed graphite pilot plant at Kwinana in Western Australia.
Triton Minerals has approved development of the Ancuabe graphite project in Mozambique.
The Western Australian Government has launched a taskforce that will develop a plan for the state to capitalise on its potential to produce and process lithium and other crucial battery metals.
The graphite industry is on an upward trend with increasing prices and rising demand, underpinned by the rapid uptake of lithium-ion batteries, according to Roskill.
Syrah Resources has signed a purchase agreement for an industrial site for its planned battery anode material (BAM) development in Louisiana, United States.
Perth-based graphite company Hazer Group, which made waves late last year following a high-profile, clean fuel production deal with Mineral Resources, has announced positive test results from recovered graphite samples.
Black Rock Mining has delivered what it believes to be world first pilot plant production of more than 99 per cent graphite concentrate using flotation methods.
Hexagon Resources and Mineral Resources (MinRes) have today released joint statements via the ASX announcing the completion of Stage 1 funding for their ambitious McIntosh graphite joint venture.
Battery Minerals has been awarded a mining licence for its Montepuez graphite project by the Mozambican Government.
Mustang Resources could be producing at the Caula graphite-vanadium project in Mozambique by the middle of next year.